White-throated jay

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

White-throated jay
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Corvidae
Genus: Cyanolyca
Species: C. mirabilis
Binomial name
Cyanolyca mirabilis
Nelson, 1903

The white-throated jay (Cyanolyca mirabilis), also known as the Omiltemi jay,[2] is a species of bird in the family Corvidae. It is endemic to Mexico.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Cyanolyca mirabilis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  2. ^ Howell, Steve N. G.; Webb, Sophie (1995). A guide to the birds of Mexico and northern Central America. Oxford Univ. Press. ISBN 0198540124. OCLC 837657875. 

External links

  • BirdLife Species Factsheet.

Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=White-throated_jay&oldid=832573165"
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White-throated_jay
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "White-throated jay"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA